81.1 What’s so Great about the Great Books?: Disrupting the Western Canon and Broadening Perspectives in Honors Education

What:
Student Poster
When:
Friday 08 Nov 08:30 AM (1 hour 50 minutes)
Where:
Grand Ballroom A/B
Tags:
Education & Pedagogy
Discussion:
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This poster explores the limitations of a Western-focused canon in a multicultural world. Because the Western canon does not adequately encapsulate the human experience, a new curriculum based on global sources is proposed because the question of what it means to be human is better answered by a more inclusive reading list.

Participant
University of Maine
Participant
University of Maine

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